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What services do the SBHCs provide?
First aid for minor accidents and injuries
Diagnosis and treatment of illnesses such as strep, mono, and ear infections, to include prescription medication if needed
Evaluation of recurring symptoms such as headaches or stomach pain
Behavioral and mental health counseling and substance abuse services by an on-site licensed mental health professional
Columbia University Evidenced-Based TeenScreen Program
, to screen middle and high school students for mental health issues such as depression and identify those at risk for suicide.
Assistance with chronic illnesses such as asthma, eating disorders, or diabetes
Pregnancy and STD testing
Routine lab tests including screenings for strep and anemia, urinalysis, and PPD
Education on healthy weight, nutrition, and smoking cessation
Oral health care provided by a dental hygienist from the Tooth Fairies, Inc.